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Australia: The Future Of Gas In NSW - Jones Day

The New South Wales Government recently announced that the land available for gas exploration will be significantly reduced.
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Calls to end ‘indiscriminate deaths’ after report reveals NSW shark nets kill a turtle every 20 days

Just over 10% of marine animals found dead or alive in nets from Newcastle to Wollongong are the target species, figures revealA turtle is found dead on average every 20 days in a shark net lining beaches in and around Sydney, new data shows.The annual report on 51 shark nets running from Newcastle to Wollongong shows 40 of the 375 animals found dead or alive in nets in the latest season were its target species: white, bull and tiger sharks. Continue reading...
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‘People need an end date’: NSW businesses call for path out of pandemic to include vaccination incentives

Committee for Sydney says freedoms need to be linked to Covid lockdown exit plan to combat hesitancyBusinesses want incentives for vaccinated New South Wales residents to be included in the state’s path out of lockdown, amid concerns “passive” targets will not drive up vaccination rates fast enough.The Committee for Sydney says its 60 member organisations in hospitality, entertainment, construction and universities are calling for people who have been vaccinated to be rewarded with earlier freed...
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Australia Covid live update: some children aged 12 to 15 eligible for vaccine; NSW confirms 207 cases and 15th death; Qld records 13 cases and extends lockdown

NSW records 15th death; Queensland announces business support package as it extends lockdown in 11 LGAs until Sunday; South Australia restrictions eased; Victoria records two local cases; 300 ADF troops start patrolling in Sydney. Follow latest updatesVideo – NSW aged care outbreak affects 18 patients, Berejiklian saysNSW restrictions; NSW hotspots; Qld Covid hotspots; Qld restrictionsVaccine rollout tracker; get our free news app; get our morning email briefing 7.21am BST The health ministe...
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Australia Covid live update: NSW confirms 207 local cases and 15th death; Qld records 13 cases and extends lockdown; SA eases restrictions; two Victoria cases

NSW records 15th death; Queensland announces business support package as it extends lockdown in 11 LGAs until Sunday; South Australia restrictions eased; Victoria records two local cases; 300 ADF troops start patrolling in Sydney. Follow latest updatesNSW reports 239 new cases and seven ICU patients in their 20sVideo – NSW aged care outbreak affects 18 patients, Berejiklian saysNSW restrictions; NSW hotspots; Qld Covid hotspots; Qld restrictionsVaccine rollout tracker; get our free news app; get...
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Australia Covid live update: NSW confirms 207 local cases and 15th death; Queensland records 13 cases and extends lockdown; two cases in Victoria

NSW records 15th death; Queensland announces business support package as it extends lockdown in 11 LGAs until Sunday; Victoria records two local cases; 300 ADF troops start patrolling and door-knocking in Sydney. Follow latest updatesNSW reports 239 new cases and seven ICU patients in their 20sNSW restrictions; NSW hotspots; Qld Covid hotspots; Qld restrictionsVaccine rollout tracker; get our free news app; get our morning email briefing 2.29am BST Gladys Berejiklian on the 80% vaccination t...
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Australia Covid live update: Queensland extends lockdown to Sunday after 13 cases; two cases in Victoria; army hits the streets in Sydney

Queensland extends lockdown in 11 LGAs until Sunday; Victoria records two local cases; Shane Warne tests positive for Covid; 300 ADF troops start patrolling and door-knocking in Sydney. Follow latest updatesNSW reports 239 new cases and seven ICU patients in their 20sNSW restrictions; NSW hotspots; Qld Covid hotspots; Qld restrictionsVaccine rollout tracker; get our free news app; get our morning email briefing 1.28am BST Dr Jeannette Young is asked about AstraZeneca and says:That’s somethin...
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New Sydney LGA Covid lockdown restrictions and update to regional NSW coronavirus rules explained

Covid restrictions extended for greater Sydney, with 8 LGAs in hard lockdown, including stricter mask rules and a 5km radius travel limit. Some restrictions have been eased with some construction to resume and a singles bubble introduced, while lockdown lifts in Orange. Here’s the full list of what you can and can’t do in NSWFull list and map of NSW hotspots and Covid exposure sitesFollow our Covid live blog for the latest updatesOther restrictions: Vic; Qld; SA; border restrictionsVaccine rollo...
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Australia Covid live update: army hits the streets in Sydney; aged care outbreak; parliament to return

The 300 ADF troops will reinforce the efforts of police, patrolling and door-knocking to ensure people are complying with coronavirus restrictions. Follow latest updatesNSW reports 239 new cases and seven ICU patients in their 20sNSW restrictions; NSW hotspots; Qld Covid hotspots; Qld restrictionsVaccine rollout tracker; get our free news app; get our morning email briefing 11.15pm BST On the vaccination program, Scott Morrison says;We had those early problems, we’ve got on top of that we tu...
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Coronavirus live news: UK chancellor ‘pushes PM to relax holiday rules’; Pfizer and Moderna raise price of Covid jabs for EU, reports say

Latest updates: Rishi Sunak says restrictions ‘out of step’ with international rivals, according to media reports; both vaccine makers raise cost of jabsUber and Deliveroo discounts to lure young in England to get jabbedHerd immunity: could Covid be on the run in the UK?Florida records largest one-day case total since start of pandemicCovid caution dampens heady promise of ‘freedom day’ in EnglandAustralian Sky News banned from YouTube for seven days over Covid disinformation 12.59pm BST Pfi...
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Australia Covid live update: NSW records 239 new cases as Queensland reports nine; 4.5m vaccine doses administered nationwide in July

Australia administers 4.5m vaccine doses in July, Prof Michael Kidd says. Queensland reports nine new cases of Covid-19 as three million people across the state begin their first full day in lockdown; Victoria records four new local cases. Follow all the day’s newsNSW reports 239 new cases and seven ICU patients in their 20sNSW restrictions; NSW hotspots; Qld Covid hotspots; Qld restrictionsOther restrictions: Vic; SA; border restrictionsHow do you convince someone to get vaccinated?‘A lottery w...
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Australia Covid update: NSW reports 239 new cases and seven ICU patients in their 20s

Gladys Berejiklian says higher vaccination rates the ‘only way to live with Delta’ as Queensland cluster grows to 18 on first day of snap lockdownFollow our Covid live blog for the latest updatesNSW restrictions; NSW hotspots; Qld Covid hotspots; Qld restrictions How do you convince someone to get vaccinated?Australian Covid survivors speak outVaccine rollout tracker; get our free news app; get our morning email briefingGladys Berejiklian says New South Wales plans to break vaccination records t...
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Sky News Australia banned from YouTube for seven days over Covid misinformation

Digital giant issues strike after channel posted videos denying the existence of Covid and encouraging people to use discredited medicationFollow our Covid live blog for the latest updatesVaccine rollout tracker; get our free news app; get our morning email briefingSky News Australia has been banned from uploading content to YouTube for seven days after violating its medical misinformation policies by posting numerous videos which denied the existence of Covid-19 or encouraged people to use hydr...
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Australia Covid live update: NSW records 239 new cases as Queensland reports nine on first full day of lockdown

Queensland reports nine new cases of Covid-19 as three million people across the state begin their first full day in lockdown; Victoria records four new local cases. Follow all the day’s newsNSW restrictions; NSW hotspots; border restrictionsQueensland Covid hotspots; Qld restrictionsOther restrictions: NSW; Vic; SA; border restrictionsHow do you convince someone to get vaccinated?‘A lottery who ends up in hospital’: Australian Covid survivors speak outSydney anti-lockdown protest blocked as org...
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Australia: Sexual offences against children in New South Wales - Lamont Law

It has been categorically proven that children under the age of 16 years old are unable to consent to any sexual conduct.
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Australia Covid live update: Queensland braces for more cases on first full day of lockdown; Victoria records four new cases

Queensland authorities expect case numbers and exposure sites to grow today as three million across the state begin their first full day in lockdown; Victoria has recorded four new local cases. Follow all the day’s newsNSW restrictions; NSW hotspots; border restrictionsVaccine rollout tracker; get our free news app; get our morning email briefing 12.15am BST Lt Gen John Frewen, who leads the national Covid vaccine taskforce, has been interviewed on Sky News. Sky News’ Andrew Clennell asked F...
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NSW reports 210 cases as protesters a no-show; Queensland announces snap lockdown – as it happened

New South Wales records 210 new locally acquired cases of coronavirus – two-thirds in people under 40 – as police set up over anti-lockdown protest; Queensland locks down 11 LGAs from 4pm today after six new cases. Follow the latest newsQueensland snap lockdown: latest restrictions explainedState v state: war of words heats up over Sydney and Melbourne lockdownsFrom social distancing bracelets to vaccine priority: how NSW supermarkets are tackling CovidNSW restrictions; NSW hotspots; border re...
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Covid Australia live update: NSW reports 210 cases as protesters a no-show; Queensland announces snap lockdown

New South Wales records 210 new locally acquired cases of coronavirus – two-thirds in people under 40 – as police set up over anti-lockdown protest; Queensland locks down 11 LGAs from 4pm today after six new cases. Follow the latest newsQueensland snap lockdown: latest restrictions explainedState v state: war of words heats up over Sydney and Melbourne lockdownsFrom social distancing bracelets to vaccine priority: how NSW supermarkets are tackling CovidNSW restrictions; NSW hotspots; border re...
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Sydney anti-lockdown protest blocked as organisers vow to regroup in August

Anti-lockdown protests planned in Sydney fail to materialise as police enforce exclusion zoneFollow our coronavirus live blogNSW restrictions; NSW hotspots; border restrictionsQld Covid restrictions and lockdown: Brisbane and regional Queensland coronavirus rules explainedVccine rollout tracker; get our free news app; get our morning email briefingAnti-lockdown protests planned in Sydney on Saturday failed to materialise, with police confident a city-wide crackdown on movement and checkpoints en...
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Covid Australia live news update: NSW reports 210 cases as police try to block protest; Queensland announces snap lockdown

New South Wales records 210 new locally acquired coronavirus cases – two-thirds in people aged under 40 – as police set up over anti-lockdown protest; Queensland locks down 11 LGAs from 4pm today after six new cases. Follow latest newsQueensland snap lockdown: the latest restrictions explainedState v state: war of words heats up over Sydney and Melbourne lockdownsFrom social distancing bracelets to vaccine priority: how NSW supermarkets are tackling CovidNSW restrictions; NSW hotspots; border r...
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Australia's New South Wales Reports 210 Locally Acquired COVID-19 Cases

SYDNEY (Reuters) - New South Wales, Australia's most populous state, reported 210 locally acquired cases of COVID-19 on Saturday, up from 170...
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State v state: war of words heats up over Sydney and Melbourne lockdowns

Far from pulling together during the pandemic, NSW and Victoria have increasingly swapped pointed barbsFollow our Covid live blog for the latest updatesRestrictions: NSW; VicHotspots: NSW map; Vic listGet our free news app; get our morning email briefingAustralia was hit by the pandemic in what seemed a moment of national unity. Large stretches of the east coast had been on fire all summer and the nation had pulled together to help. Volunteers – from firefighters to helicopter pilots to fence-fi...
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Locked down with Covid cases rising, Sydney wonders how Delta outbreak will end

With restrictions extended for four weeks, cases growing and a sluggish vaccine rollout, the end of the outbreak seems far awaySee all our coronavirus coverageAfter five weeks of a tightening lockdown, they were not the words Sydney residents wanted to hear: the leader of New South Wales announcing another month of restrictions and telling the state to prepare for things to get worse, not better.There was further anguish prompted by the daily Covid case numbers, which were rising daily, despite...
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Sydney public hospitals postpone some elective surgery after NSW records 170 Covid cases

NSW Health takes measure with nearly 200 Covid patients in hospital, but all emergency and urgent elective surgery will continueFollow our Covid live blog for the latest updatesNSW restrictions; NSW hotspots; border restrictionsVaccine rollout tracker; get our free news app; get our morning email briefingNon-urgent elective surgery will be suspended at all public hospitals across greater Sydney as they deal with an influx of Covid patients.NSW Health announced the measure, to take effect from Mo...
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Australia Covid live news update: Scott Morrison says 70% vaccination target needed to begin easing restrictions; NSW records 170 new local cases

Man who may have attended anti-lockdown protest in Sydney tests positive; Dfat reveals numbers of stranded Australians by country; NSW will vaccinate 20,000 year 12 students over five days, as state records 170 local Covid-19 cases overnight; three local cases recorded in Victoria. Follow latest updatesFull Story podcast: Are the NSW Covid disaster payments too little too late? – with Lenore TaylorSix weeks before deadline, government has no plan for enforcing aged care worker vaccinationsNSW re...
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Australia Covid live news update: Scott Morrison to address media after national cabinet meeting; NSW records 170 new local coronavirus cases

Man who may have attended anti-lockdown protest in Sydney tests positive; Dfat reveals numbers of stranded Australians by country; NSW will vaccinate 20,000 year 12 students over five days, as state records 170 local Covid-19 cases overnight; three local cases recorded in Victoria. Follow latest updatesFull Story podcast: Are the NSW Covid disaster payments too little too late? – with Lenore TaylorSix weeks before deadline, government has no plan for enforcing aged care worker vaccinationsNSW re...
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Troops enforcing western Sydney lockdown will alienate community, advocates warn

Hard-hit suburbs are home to many Indigenous Australians, refugees and migrantsFollow our Covid live blog for the latest updatesNSW restrictions; NSW hotspots; border restrictionsVaccine rollout tracker; get our free news app; get our morning email briefingThe deployment of troops to enforce Sydney’s lockdown could alienate the community and fuel vaccine hesitancy, particularly in the hard-hit western suburbs where many Indigenous Australians and migrants and refugees live, community groups and ...
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Nobody in ICU fully vaccinated: how one small mistake became fodder for conspiracy theorists – video

During a Covid-19 press conference, NSW health offical Jeremy McAnulty ‘misspoke’ and inferred that all Covid patients in intensive care had been vaccinated when in fact none of them had been fully vaccinated. The video of the mistake has been widely shared on social media. A single post on one Australian page which regularly shares vaccination misinformation had more than 1,800 'interactions', including almost 300 'shares'. In less regulated online spaces, the video has been shared globally amo...
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Australia Covid live news update: Gladys Berejiklian confirms 170 new local cases in NSW; Victoria records three cases and Queensland one

NSW will vaccinate 20,000 year 12 student over five days, premier says, as state records 170 local Covid-19 cases overnight; three local cases recorded in Victoria; Queensland student in community for three days while infectious; national cabinet meeting. Follow latest updatesFull Story podcast: Are the NSW Covid disaster payments too little too late? – with Lenore TaylorSix weeks before deadline, government has no plan for enforcing aged care worker vaccinationsNSW restrictions; NSW hotspots; b...
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Australia Covid live update: Victoria records three new cases and Queensland one; national cabinet meets; military to join police in south-west Sydney

Nurses urge government to let them play larger role in vaccine rollout; three local cases recorded in Victoria; Queensland student in community for three days while infectious; national cabinet meeting. Follow latest updatesFull Story podcast: Are the NSW Covid disaster payments too little too late? – with Lenore TaylorSix weeks before deadline, Australian government has no plan for enforcing aged care worker vaccinationsNSW update: army to help enforce Sydney lockdownNSW restrictions; NSW hotsp...
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